July 25, 2016
Government agencies have moved more into the app- and cloud-centric culture that is increasingly common in most enterprises. Now, privileged rights previously reserved for an administrative user are undergoing a transition where those rights are being segregated among a number of administrators for role separation requirements. That makes user authentication more important than ever when accessing mission-critical information.
July 5, 2016
Government Security News
The moment data is transmitted from one location to another, it’s at risk. Encrypting data in motion doesn’t keep cyber-criminals from accessing the data network. Rather, it protects the data from unauthorized parties, making tampered encrypted data useless and harmless when it is decrypted at the time it is received
June 15, 2016
Smart Card 650 Allows Agencies to Securely Share and Access Classified Information
May 2, 2016
Thousands of pages of legislation have been passed by Congress over the years in efforts to overhaul the government’s procurement system. So it might come as a surprise to policy makers that one of the most transformative forces in the federal market of late is not a piece of legislation but insurgent industry player Amazon Web Services.
April 11, 2016
SafeNet Assured Technologies, LLC, today announced that its Luna Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) for Government have received FIPS 140-2 validation from NIST. Luna HSMs for Government are manufactured, sold, and supported in the U.S. exclusively by SafeNet Assured Technologies.
March 29, 2016
When it comes to data protection, are you a Cub Scout, a Boy Scout–or an Eagle Scout?
February 29, 2016
Government Security News
Perimeter security isn’t sufficient for protecting your organization from breaches. For overall protection of sensitive data, you have to focus on safeguarding your data, not just your network. That means encryption.
January 21, 2016
Cybersecurity will underscore most of the federal government’s military and civilian initiatives in 2016. That’s understandable considering data breaches are rampant and the government maintains essentially the world’s largest collection of IT networks. There’s a real need to ensure data security in various applications, both within and across agencies.
December 14, 2015
This past summer’s hacking of secure personnel information at The Office of Personnel Management started me thinking about the 1994 movie Pulp Fiction. We all need to take a hard lesson from that film, in terms of how we protect what’s important to us.
November 16, 2015
SafeNet Assured Technologies
SafeNet Assured Technologies, LLC, a U.S. based provider of government high assurance data security solutions, today announced that four of Gemalto’s SafeNet High Speed Encryptors have received the United States Department of Defense Unified Capabilities Approved Products List (UC APL) approval.